We are joined by activist and academic Jess Ison who
discusses her research challenging the use of prisons and other punitive
measures as a way to counter animal abuse.
The problems with focusing on individual acts of animal
cruelty, while ignoring more institutionalised cruelty on a much bigger scale.
Prisons and marginalised groups.
Links between animal abuse registries and sex offender
Ending gendered violence without prisons.
Upcoming Critical Animal Studies forum in Melbourne in
This discussion is replayed from the animal advocacy radio
show Freedom of Species: http://www.freedomofspecies.org/
For more information on this episode and for links to all of
the stories and clips from it, go to: https://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2018/06/22/208/